Amex Makes Bluebird a True Checking Account

Sposito, Sean
March 2013
American Banker;3/27/2013, Vol. 178 Issue 47, p5
Trade Publication
The article discusses American Express (Amex) credit card company's Bluebird prepaid card, noting the checking and debit account alternative been updated as of March 27, 2013. The article states Bluebird has deposit insurance from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). It also notes Amex increased the amount of money Bluebird customers can place in the account and added checkbooks. The Bluebird smartphone app (application software) is noted.


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